Fiat Chrysler Automobiles plans to idle its assembly plant in Windsor, Ont., for two weeks in the new year, according to the union representing workers there.
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An Argentine court convicted two former executives of a local Ford plant of involvement in the torture of workers during the country's dictatorship in the 1970s, victims' lawyers said, adding they may sue Ford in U.S. federal court.
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General Motors' planned shutdown of its Detroit-Hamtramck plant would leave only one auto assembly factory in the city, but the closure and job losses are not expected to stall-out Detroit's remarkable comeback
ABC News. Sat, 08 Dec 2018 08:51:41 -0500.
Automotive jobs are being impacted by shifts in consumer tastes, mobility and Trump's tariffs. Gm is cutting jobs and plants. FCA is adding a plant in Detroit. Ford is standing pat on plants, but cutting jobs.
By David Kiley, Contributor. Forbes. Fri, 7 Dec 2018 16:00:00 -0500.
Fiat Chrysler Automobiles plans to build Jeep Grand Cherokee SUVs in a mothballed Detroit plant in 2020, four people familiar with the plans told Reuters on Thursday.
Reuters. Thu, 06 Dec 2018 21:36:43 -0500.
The sudden announcement that General Motors will stop making cars in Oshawa, Ont., after next year sent shockwaves through the industry on Monday. ...
Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Mon, 26 Nov 2018 16:40:18 EST.
The interior of a busy auto manufacturing plant highlights the many pieces of machinery that go into making an automobile. A worker wearing a hardhat sits at a welding station. To his left is the metal shell of an unfinished automobile.
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The word plant is a noun. Plant means (1) a living organism lacking the power of locomotion, (2) buildings for carrying on industrial labor, (3) something planted secretly for discovery by another, (4) an actor situated in the audience whose acting is rehearsed but seems spontaneous to the audience.
Plant is also a verb that means (1) put firmly in the mind, (2) place something or someone in a certain position in order to secretly observe or deceive, (3) fix or set securely or deeply, (4) put or set (seeds or seedlings) into the ground, (5) set up or lay the groundwork for, (6) place into a river.